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Banff, located in Canada’s first National Park, is proud to announce the launch of "Banff  Borrows," a reusable cup program aimed at reducing single-use waste that goes to landfill.  Banff Borrows allows visitors and residents to borrow reusable cups from participating  locations for up to 30 days at no cost. Be part of the solution, choose to reuse.

Did You Know...

1 Million

Throughout the world, 
single-use coffee cups are sent to landfill every minute.

1.5 Billion

disposable hot drink cups are discarded annually
In Canada,


In 2023, a waste audit was conducted in Banff within two blocks of Banff Avenue in high season. It was found that:


coffee cups per day are disposed of in public bins
by weight were single-use cups

Step 1

Scan to borrow cups for FREE at participating locations

Step 2

Enjoy unlimited borrows, each for up to 30 days

Step 3

Return to any participating location where it is washed and made available again

How Banff Borrows

Borrow At These Locations

Brought To You By These Partners...

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